Community-led initiatives in the Czech Republic

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Overview

Transition in the Czech Republic

Main page: Transition in the Czech Republic

Permaculture in the Czech Republic

Main page: Permaculture in the Czech Republic

Ecovillages in the Czech Republic

Main page: Ecovillages in the Czech Republic

The Global Ecovillage Network (GEN) doesn´t list any ecovillage projects in the Czech Republic in their database.[1]

Community Energy in the Czech Republic

Main page: Community energy in the Czech Republic

Solidarity Economy in the Czech Republic

Main page: Solidarity economy in the Czech Republic

The SUSY report of 2015 on Social and Solidarity Economy refers to a list of 22,149 not-for-profit enterprises in the Czech Republic and finds " a strong presence of centralized social economy initiatives in the city of Prague, created by not-for-profit and social enterprises" but also states that "social economy and social entrepreneurship in the Czech Republic are primarily perceived as initiatives to employ disadvantaged people (... and) social entrepreneurship is perceived as an instrument of solving problems in the country and not as a global approach to economy".[2]

Community Food Production in the Czech Republic

Main page: Community Food Production in the Czech Republic

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) in the Czech Republic

According to URGENCI, the International Network for Community Supported Agriculture, the first CSA initiatives in the Czech Republic where started in 2009 and estimates about 23 CSAs providing for 1400 people in 2016. AMPI, the Association of Local Food Initiatives was founded in 2014 and offers advice, support and research.[3]

Other(s)

Collaboration with Local Government

Intersections and Interactions

References

  1. https://ecovillage.org/projects. Accessed on May 23rd 2018
  2. Troisi, R., di Sisto, M., Castagnola, A., 2018. Transformative economy: Challenges and limits of the Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE) in 55 territories in Europe and in the World. Sustainable and Solidarity Economy, Firenze.
  3. Volz, P., Weckenbrock, P., Cressot, N. & Parot, J. European CSA Research Group (2016): Overview of Community Supported Agriculture in Europe. https://urgenci.net/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/Overview-of-Community-Supported-Agriculture-in-Europe.pdf. Accessed on June 7th 2018